Rory McIlroy runs through the gorse during the pro-am event prior to The Irish Open at Royal County Down Golf Club. Photo:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty

(...) justice, and in an ideal world, he’d go out and add the title to his long and impressive CV of honours(...)

Offaly’s Emmet Nolan: scored a goal after seven minutes in Tullamore in the Bord Gais Energy Leinster Under-21 Hurling Championship match. Photograph: Inpho

(...) first half. They made a dreadful start, conceding a long distance goal to Darragh Clinton straight from(...)

Minister for Trasport Paschal Donohoe: “It is envisaged that by the end of 2016, a new net 150 jobs will have been created in Aer Lingus , rising to a new net total of 635 jobs by 2020.”  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

(...). It was anticipated the move would bring benefits to both Aer Lingus’s long-haul and short-haul(...)

Willie Walsh, CEO of IAG: The group also said the Aer Lingus service from Knock Airport to Gatwick would be maintained. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

(...) point where Aer Lingus will operate eight extra long-haul craft from the capital’s gateway across the(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin accused the Government of adopting a “slippery, sleeveen’’ approach to sale of Aer Lingus. 3:36

(...) to both Aer Lingus’s long-haul and short-haul networks within the IAG group. “There will be a focus(...)

 Aer Lingus: It is not clear yet whether the deal will mean lower fares for consumers.  Photograph: Peter  Muhly/AFP/Getty Images

Europe to North America. By 2020 it intends Aer Lingus will have eight new long-haul craft to carry this(...)

 Aer Lingus aircraft at Dublin airport. The airline is in good shape at present, arguably enjoying some of its best trading years since the Irish economy collapsed in  2008. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Atlantic, accelerate its long-haul growth plans, grow employment, enhance short-haul growth, strengthen(...)

‘It has been a particularly gruelling competition, with a higher proportion of players striving to make an impression through sheer volume than I remember from any previous year.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne

(...) objectionable. The issue was not how loudly they played, but when and for how long they did it, and whether they(...)

There has been mixed reaction to the news that the government has agreed to approve the sale of its 25 per cent stake in Aer Lingus. Photograph: Getty

(...) strengthened with IAG as the owner of Aer Lingus. This should enable additional long-haul connections and(...)

Christoph Mueller confirmed that the carrier has been trying to sell two of its A380s and will likely have fewer planes overall

(...) has provided stiff competition in the medium and long-haul markets. The airline’s costs are 20 per(...)